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alphabetic,Ugaritic

Information

Classification: Text
  Genre: Letter
    Addressor: King of Ugarit
    Addressor: ʿAmmurapiʾ
    Addressee: Queen of Ugarit
    Addressee: Ṯarriyelli

Transliteration

Recto
1 l . mlkt
2 u͗my . rgm
3 tḥm . mlk
4 bnk .
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5 l . pʿn . u͗my
6 qlt . l . u͗my
7 yšlm . ı͗lm
8 tġrk . tšlmk
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9 hlny . ʿmny
10 kll . šlm
11 ṯmny . ʿm . u͗my
Lower edge
12 mnm . šlm
13 w . rgm . ṯṯb . ly
Verso
14 bm . ṯy ndr
15 ı͗ṯt . ʿmn . mlk⸢t⸣
16 w . rgmy . l
17 lqt . w . pn
18 mlk . nr bn
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Vocalization

Recto
1 lê malkati
2 ʾummiya rugum
3 taḥmu malki
4 biniki
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5 lê paʿnê ʾummiya
6 qālātu lê ʾummiya
7 yišlam ʾilūma
8 taġġurūki tašallimūki
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9 halliniya ʿimmānîya
10 kalīlu šalima
11 ṯammāniya ʿimma ʾummiya
Lower edge
12 manama šalāmu
13 wa rigma ṯaṯībī layya
Verso
14 bima ṯayyi nadarū
15 ʾiṯṯata ʿimmānu malkati
16 wa rigamīya la
17 laqaḥat wa panū
18 malki nārū binū
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Translation

1-2To the queen, my mother, say: 3-4message of the king, your son. 5-6At the feet of my mother do I fall. 6-7May it be well for my mother. 7-8May the gods guard you and keep you well. 9-10Here with me everything is well. 11There with my mother, 12-13whatever is well, send word to me. 14-15From the tribute they have vowed a gift for the queen. 16-17She has even received my words. 17-18And the face of the king shines upon us.